There are 166 Medication Assisted Treatment facilities in California, but the majority are clustered in population centers, leaving behind scores of rural communities filled with people suffering with substance abuse. 

Among all California ZIP codes, the 21 with the highest opioid death rates are located in places where there's no Medication Assisted Treatment facility. See where there are such treatment programs here:

Harold Pierce covers education and health for The Californian. He can be reached at 661-395-7404. Follow him on Twitter @RoldyPierce

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